PROFILES OF RESOURCE TEAM
Mr. Patrick K. Kairu – BBA, BCM (UK), Msc – Credit (UK)
Mr. Kairu is a long-standing Credit expert having graduated from Leeds University in the United Kingdom in the field of Credit Management. He worked in various financial institutions at senior management levels before taking early retirement to start the only school of its kind in Kenya – Kenya School of Credit Management – an institution that trains people in the latest practices of credit management.
Mr. Kairu introduced the career of credit management in Kenya and wrote the first curriculum that has been used by the Kenya Accountants and Secretaries National Examinations Board (KASNEB) to examine students from the year 2001. He has written, Credit Management, the first local book in credit management that is a recommended study guide for KASNEB students and all stakeholders in the credit business.
Mr. Kairu is the Chairman of the Institute of Credit Management – Kenya, an associate of Gretsa University Senate, Director of Studies at the Kenya School of Credit Management, and a lecturer of the core units in Credit Management.
Mr. B.M. Chege – BA-ECON-NRB
Mr. Chege is a widely experienced Trainer and Business Management Coach in various fields including Credit Management, Corporate Lending, Performance Management, Corporate Governance, Entrepreneurship, and Strategic and Business planning.
Mr. Chege is a holder of a Bachelor of Arts (Economics) degree from the University of Nairobi and a Higher Diploma in Theology. He has also attended various training courses locally and abroad.
Prior to venturing into full-time business management consultancy, he worked at senior levels in local banks assisting the customers in their business management and borrowing proposals.
He is a Certified ILO Entrepreneurship Trainer and an Associate Consultant for the Federation of Kenya Employers, Kenya Institute of Management, and Kenya Institute of Bankers amongst others. He has been involved in the review of the Lending curriculum at the Kenya Institute of Bankers and Credit Management curriculum at KASNEB.
Mr. Stanley T. Machira – BCOM, MBA, PGD-MICROFINANCE
Mr. Machira is a career Banker with a wealth of experience having worked for Kenya Commercial Bank for quite a reasonable time. He is a graduate of both Nairobi and Methodist Universities with a specialization in accounting and strategic management. He also holds a diploma in microfinance.
Mr. Machira has been a trainer in the Banks and particularly in retail and micro-credit. He is a lecturer at the Kenya School of Credit Management in the units of entrepreneurship and corporate lending.
Mr. J. K. Maramba – BSC (NBI), PGDE (KU), MBA, CPA (K)
Mr. Maramba worked in the public service for quite a reasonable time before he took early retirement to join the Kenya School of Credit Management as a Technical Director. Mr. Maramba undertakes special tasks in writing Credit Policies and restructuring credit departments in organizations. He also lectures in decision-making subjects at the Kenya School of Credit Management.
Mr. P.A. Bwire – Bsc, MBA, CPA (K), CPS (K),
Mr. Bwire is a qualified practicing accountant and company secretary having worked in various firms. He is our resource person and trains in accounts. He is a graduate of USIU-A majoring in finance & Accounting. Presently he is working in large audit firms as a management and business consultant.
Mr. Evans Kipkorir – LLB – Hons NBI
Mr. Kipkorir is a lawyer by profession and has a bias in Credit Management. Mr. Kipkorir is quite advanced in applications of law in credit management & debt collection. He is currently a lecturer at the Kenya School of Credit Management and the Catholic University.
Mr. J. N. Odhiambo – ACIB, UK, Msc – FINANCE
Mr. Odhiambo is a long-standing Banker and currently training for AKIB, KSMS, and USIU among other institutions. He is also a lecturer at the Kenya School of Credit management.
M/s. Lucy Towett – B – Com, CCP (K)
Lucy is a professional in credit management with long-standing experience in the financial sector. In addition to credit consultancy, Lucy is a lecturer at the Kenya School of Credit management. She lectures in the core credit management units.
The above are just some resources people among many